Proust: “The only real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes

Source: Peter Knight website, date indeterminate

In his novel “À la recherche du temps perdu” (In Search of Lost Time) Proust wrote:

“The only real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes; in seeing the universe through the eyes of another, one hundred others – in seeing the hundred universes that each of them sees.”

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